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Fly-in, auto show slated in Eagle River
By News-Review Staff

The Eagle River Union Airport, in conjunction with the Eagle River Business Association (ERBA), has updated this year’s fly-in event slated for this Saturday, June 14.

Being billed as Props & Pistons, the event will feature a classic fly-in at the Eagle River Airport from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and a car show in downtown Eagle River from 8 to 11:30 a.m.

“The highlight of the day will be a Radar Run on our runway from 1 to 2:30 p.m.,” said airport Manager Rob Hom. “Street legal cars will be able to test their speed on the runway for one-quarter of a mile.”

Cars will not race against each other directly,

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 3:09 PM
Retired nurse still helping others
Peggy Waldron will be the honorary survivor at the Northwoods Relay For Life June 20.      —Photo By Janet Garling

Peggy Waldron named Relay’s honorary survivor

By Janet Garling
Conover Correspondent

Margaret Waldron, known as Peggy to most of her family and friends, will serve as the honorary survivor at the 2014 Northwoods Relay For Life in Eagle River.

This year’s fundraising event for the American Cancer Society will be Friday, June 20, at the Northland Pines High School track in Eagle River.

Waldron was born and raised in Conover. She went to college, became a nurse,

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 3:07 PM
Hall of famers
Barbara M. (née Tienhaara) Krick, class of 1986, and Art Weber, class of 1974, were inducted into the Northland Pines School District Alumni Hall of Fame during a program Friday evening in the high school auditorium.                        —Contributed Photo
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 3:05 PM
Fishing Has No Boundaries draws 66 anglers, 90 volunteers
The Fishing Has No Boundaries event at Wild Eagle Lodge attracted 66 anglers to the Eagle River Chain of Lakes last Friday through Sunday. These participants just got off of a pontoon after fishing for the day.       —Staff Photo By GARY RIDDERBUSCH
By Gary Ridderbusch
News-Review Editor

The 21st annual Fishing Has No Boundaries (FHNB) event on the Eagle River Chain of Lakes Friday through Sunday brought 66 participants and more than 90 local volunteers together for a weekend of fishing.

“The entire weekend went

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 3:03 PM
Hansen requests Vietnam vets join in parade
By Gary Ridderbusch
News-Review Editor

The Eagle River Area Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center is pleased to announced that this year’s Fourth of July parade marshal is Dick Hansen of Eagle River.

“Dick has been serving our community as a very dedicated volunteer, as an inspirational mentor/teacher and as a friend to all,” said chamber events coordinator Kim Emerson.

Emerson also announced this year’s parade

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 3:02 PM